Episode 36: Drop that Oscar Like It’s Hot

We’re back after a long hiatus! As such, we talk about politics a little bit, the #idesofTrump postcard campaign, some of the Oscar winning movies, the Oscar ceremony itself, and the animated movie category in detail. Plus, there are sound effects in this episode. We then share our obsessions. Let us know what you’re obsessing about by tweeting at us @rhymeetreason or on facebook.com/rhymeetreason.

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Sacha Baron Cohen’s Dic-tator move

The Oscars Red Carpet show on E! was earnest in its attempts to interview the celebrities that drifted through the crowd. Nobody really likes Ryan Seacrest, and we certainly fall under that category. So, when Sacha Baron Cohen came in as the Dictator, in character for his new movie, there were bound to be some shots taken at Seacrest. Luckily, we didn’t have to wait long. After asking the Dictator who he “was wearing,” Seacrest got more than he bargained for. The Dictator also commented that his socks were from K-Mart, and went on to say that Saddam Hussein once told … Continue reading Sacha Baron Cohen’s Dic-tator move

Sacha Baron Cohen’s Dic-tator move

The Oscars Red Carpet show on E! was earnest in its attempts to interview the celebrities that drifted through the crowd. Nobody really likes Ryan Seacrest, and we certainly fall under that category. So, when Sacha Baron Cohen came in as the Dictator, in character for his new movie, there were bound to be some shots taken at Seacrest. Luckily, we didn’t have to wait long. After asking the Dictator who he “was wearing,” Seacrest got more than he bargained for. The Dictator also commented that his socks were from K-Mart, and went on to say that Saddam Hussein once told … Continue reading Sacha Baron Cohen’s Dic-tator move

Charlize Theron: “How’s it going, brother?”

http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f8/271557391 Apparently Newsweek is able to get all the Oscar best actor/actress nominees in the same room at the same time. Now, why don’t they respond when I ask them to do the same for me? That aside, you can see the rest of the videos here on Newsweek/The Daily Beast. In this video, Charlize Theron speaks some very short sentences in Afrikaans and wins everyone over. Theron is nominated for Young Adult, which we reviewed a few weeks ago. In the video she says that she doesn’t bother correcting people when they mispronounce her name because it’s just embarassing … Continue reading Charlize Theron: “How’s it going, brother?”

Charlize Theron: “How’s it going, brother?”

http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f8/271557391 Apparently Newsweek is able to get all the Oscar best actor/actress nominees in the same room at the same time. Now, why don’t they respond when I ask them to do the same for me? That aside, you can see the rest of the videos here on Newsweek/The Daily Beast. In this video, Charlize Theron speaks some very short sentences in Afrikaans and wins everyone over. Theron is nominated for Young Adult, which we reviewed a few weeks ago. In the video she says that she doesn’t bother correcting people when they mispronounce her name because it’s just embarassing … Continue reading Charlize Theron: “How’s it going, brother?”